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Works La perle et l’oubli Gilles Gobeil

La perle et l’oubli

  • Gilles Gobeil
  • Year of composition: 1999-2002
  • Duration: 21:17
  • Instrumentation: ondes Martenot and stereo fixed medium

A personal interpretation of a Gnostic text from the second century, entitled Hymn of the Pearl and attributed to Bardesanes (152-222).

[English translation: François Couture, iii-05]


La perle et l’oubli [Pearl and Oblivion] was premiered on January 7, 2002, at the Stadtgarten in Köln (Germany), at a concert presented by the WDR3, with Suzanne Binet-Audet at the ondes Martenot. The North American premiere took place on September 14, 2002, at a concert presented by the Vancouver New Music Society.


Premiere

  • January 7, 2002, Suzanne Binet-Audet, ondes Martenot • Concert, Stadtgarten, Cologne (Germany)

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